Fine free images online

How to find free images that say more than 1000 words

Did you know that a picture creates a feeling 60.000 times faster than text? With a nice image we can improve our chances to get the reader to continue reading…

Where do you go to find images for your blog and business? Many people just google for an image and use the first great image they find. That is however risky, since the vast majority of images are copyright protected.

However, if you know where to look there are many awesome image sources that let you use their amazing images completely free! Read more

Pinterest Get Traffic and Optimize Your Profile

Get Traffic & Optimize Your Profile on Pinterest

My last post gave you a background to Pinterest for Personal or Business use. Do you have an Business account already? If not, maybe it’s time to creaet one? A Business account gives you several useful extra features and tools.

Here are some tips on how you can optimize your Business Profile on Pinterest and how to drive traffic to your blog or website. Read more

Pinterest for business and pleasure

Are you curious of Pinterest – for business and pleasure

You and 21 % of US internet users are on Pinterest. That is a 40% increase from the year before. The vast majority on Pinterest are women, they are of all age groups and the platform is growing strongly (Business insider). Pinterest is not as big in Europe yet, but it is growing there as well.

Pinterest comes in the 5-6th place amongst social media like Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google+ and Twitter. And Pinterest is both fun and useful for your business.

You can find all kind of interesting things on Pinterest. A lot of DIY, fashion and health. But did you know that there are more than 2 million tech boards and 36 million tech pins on Pinterest (Pinterest blog)? Read more

Writing for the web - engage - keep it short and avoide pitfalls

How to write for the Web – Part 2

Engage, keep it short and avoid pitfalls

This is the second part of the art of writing for the web. In Part 1, I wrote about how the reader can quickly skim text on the web for something of interest, and that I only have about 3-4 seconds for me to catch the reader’s interest. In this part, I focus on engagement, language, text length, and how to avoid common pitfalls. Read more

Writing for the web - catch the reader in 3-5 seconds

How to write for the web – Part 1

Adjust to scan reading

Do I really have to write in a special way for the web?

The simple answer is  -YES!  The way people read the web is quite different from reading other media. The users are looking for information and will only give your site 3-4 seconds to find it before you lose them.  And the reader decides what is interesting, no one else. Read more

Picture editor - crop an image

How you change the image size really easy

There you are – now I have posted a video clip on YouTube showing how to adjust the size of an image so that it fits where ever needed.

The only thing you need is a program that is already available in Microsoft Office tools –  Microsoft Office Picture Manager. Read more

Be found by google - SEO

How you get Google to find you

… or how to search engine optimize your site.

To get high up in the search results on Google, you need to work conscientiously with keywords, titles, text content, captions, internal and external links, sitemap and more. Here are some tips to help you succeed. [tweet this] Read more